Moths

A winter moth caterpillar. (WBZ-TV)

After Delay In Hatching, Winter Moth Caterpillars Ready To Damage New England Plants

After a long and cold several months, winter moth caterpillars are starting to hatch and are ready to do some damage to plants in New England.

05/07/2015

Winter moth (File Image)

Mass. Braces For Winter Moth Surge

Forestry officials are warning of significant tree defoliation in Massachusetts this spring caused by the invasive winter moth.

03/09/2012

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Unwelcome Consequences Likely After Warm Winter

Without the extended deep freeze common in most winters, insects and pests like winter moths will be more numerous.

02/15/2012

Curious: Why Are There So Many Moths?

Several Mass. residents want to know why there are so many moths around this time of year. “Why are there so many moths around this time of year? My…

WBZ-TV–10/01/2010